Will There Be a Next Fred Kahn?

Lynne Kiesling Adam Thierer has a lovely post that’s a good tribute to Fred Kahn, the legendary regulatory economist who, among other things, did the politically unthinkable: he recommended the closure of the agency of which he was head at the time (Civil Aeronautics Board), thus ushering in airline deregulation in the late 1970s. His … More Will There Be a Next Fred Kahn?